Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics133% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive51.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130829
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 14:48
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4930K-$569
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
78.1% Very good
SC Int 92.6
SC Float 94.5
SC Mixed 94
75% 93.7 Pts
QC Int 377
QC Float 386
QC Mixed 385
87% 383 Pts
MC Int 796
MC Float 801
MC Mixed 816
121% 804 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$54
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 433
Reflection 394
Parallax 420
132% 416 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 411
Splatting 254
133% 304 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 133%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GS 240GB-$261
61GB free
Firmware: 5.05A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Read 339
Write 148
Mixed 177
48% 221 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 28
4K Mixed 18.7
67% 21.7 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 64.2
78% 141 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 86%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
538GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 356
Write 104
Mixed 127
145% 196 MB/s
4K Read 1.67
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.25
124% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 132%
Great: 243%
Seagate ST31000333AS 1TB-$85
487GB free
Firmware: CC1H Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
44.7% Average
Read 77.4
Write 78.1
Mixed 72.3
57% 75.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.44
106% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 37.6
112% 39 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 12.8
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical P9X79 PRO Builds (Compare 1,328 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,001
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